Co-Founder of Knowurture, a ground-floor Healthcare Internet start-up aiming to assist patients of complex diseases with accurate medical diagnoses and treatment planning.
Sachdev Ramakrishna was till recently the Strategy, Marketing & Communications Director for Steria’s India and Singapore geographies. Steria is a European IT Solutions company ( part of Sopra Steria Groupe, Paris-HQ; 35,000 people, 3.1 billion Euros, 24 countries), and works as a trusted transformation partner for public and private sector companies, leveraging IT for business transformation.
Prior to Steria, Sachdev was the Global VP of Strategic Marketing for MphasiS, a technology services outsourcing firm focused on G2000 customers. Earlier, he led Dr.Reddy’s (NYSE: RDDYS) push on being a discovery-led pharmaceutical company, leveraging IT to expedite first-to-file Para IVs through a collaborative dossier creation and submission platform, and by implementing the first -ever sales force automation solution in the country.
Sachdev sat on the India Board of the Chief Marketing Officers Council, USA and is an active speaker at round tables conducted by the British Business Group, the Confederation Of Indian Industry and NASSCOM, India’s foremost body of software exporters. He has been feted with several awards by the CMO Council for his contributions to advancing thought leadership in the Marketing & Communications sphere.
Sachdev has two degrees in Chemical Engineering, including a Masters from the IIT at Madras, India, and an MBA from the Asian Institute Of Management, Manila, the Philippines, where he was an Asian Development Bank scholar. He is a Charter Member of TiE, New Delhi Chapter, and a Fellow of The Royal Society Of Arts, London, UK.